28/04/2021

Two Men Arrested Over Police Officer Probe Released

Two men arrested in connection with the attempted murder of a police officer have been released.

The men were detained on Monday following the incident in Dungiven, L'Derry.

They were both released today, 28 April.
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One of the suspects was further arrested on suspicion of possession of a Class A controlled drug and was released on bail pending further inquiries.

The New IRA has claimed responsibility after a bomb was placed beside the officer's car.

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